BAPL Coolidge

Coolidge BuilldingBAPL is proud to be opening a community-embedded satellite library in Bethlehem Township: BAPL Coolidge! The building is located at 2740 Fifth Street, Bethlehem, PA 18020.

Housed in the historic Coolidge Building, BAPL Coolidge will offer computers, WiFi, a curated collection of books, DVDs, audiobooks, and other library materials for children and adults. We will also be hosting terrific FREE library programs for all ages, right here in Bethlehem Township. Opening July 16, 2019. Note: the computer network and WiFi will not be available until August.

The schedule for upcoming events at BAPL-Coolidge can be found here.

BAPL Coolidge will be open every other Saturday 10-3 starting 7/27. This means that for the rest of the year, Coolidge will be open these Saturdays: 7/27, 8/10, 8/24, 9/7, 9/21, 10/5, 10/19, 11/2, 11/16, 11/30, 12/14, 12/28.

BAPL Coolidge will also be open every other Friday 10-3 starting 7/19. This means that for the rest of the year, we will be open: 7/19, 8/2, 8/16, 8/30, 9/13, 9/27, 10/11, 10/25, 11/8, 11/22, 12/6, 12/20.

Give us a call at 484-892-6267 (BAPL Coolidge)

What are the Coolidge hours?

Tuesday: 10-3

Wednesdays: 3-8

Alternate Friday/Saturday: 10-3

Can I pick up my reserves here?

Yes, just be sure to select Coolidge as the pick-up location when reserving your items.

Is there a drop box?

Not yet, but we are installing a return slot in the front door, so that you may return your items here even when the building is closed. This should be available soon.

Can I get a library card here?

What technology resources are available?

The computer network probably won’t be ready yet come 7/16, but once it’s up, Coolidge will have:
  • 2 public access Internet-enabled computers
  • 1 children’s (ABC Mouse) computer
  • Public WiFi access
  • Public printing (for a small per page fee)